The Farmers Weekly Podcast

By Farmers Weekly

Farmers Weekly chief reporter Johann Tasker and UK farmer Hugh Broom discuss the biggest news in agriculture, available every Friday.

  1. 1.
    Fuel filter blockages, dairy labour shortages, are farm rents too high? will the lamb bubble burst? & Victorian seed barrow
  2. 2.
    Robot tractor makes UK debut, how to tackle succession planning, agro-forestry open weekend, keeping a digital eye on livestock marts, & Durham farmer receives royal visit
  3. 3.
    Crops and grass desperate for rain, farm machinery shortages, latest carbon targets, market prices, & Picnics in the Vineyard
  4. 4.
    Farming's shocking fatality rate, mixed forecast for farm incomes, beef prices on the up, water pollution controversy, & farmers remember Prince Philip
  5. 5.
    How tractor scam cost farmer £8.5k, cold snap slows crop progress, pig prices, farm road safety warning, & school children make Countryside Code video
  6. 6.
    How to get the best harvest jobs, stiffer sentences against dog attacks, new Countryside Code, support for AHDB levy, & YouTube cash buys farmer new sprayer
  7. 7.
    Vote to scrap levy means smaller AHDB, sugar beet 'just too risky', boomtime for farm staycations and teenager takes on family dairy farm
  8. 8.
    Giant solar farm sparks food v fuel debate, precision livestock production app Breedr, beef prices, Red Tractor verdict from cereals, livestock and dairy farmers, & Goat Shed Farm Shop
  1. 9.
    Net Zero farming, early disease warning for cereals, RABI to sell off care homes, lamb retail sales, farm consultants go it alone, farm classroom, & fly-tipping webcam surprise
  2. 10.
    Cattle and footpath fatalities, food imports and standards, trade deals, government's give-and-take Budget, oilseed rape prices soar, & young sheep shearers
  3. 11.
    Thieves target farm dogs, 'economic shock' for family farms, all AHDB levies now face levy vote, lamb prices up (again), £2m food export campaign, Labour farm policy review, & Fieldwork Book Club
  4. 12.
    Rebel levy payers eye next target, AHDB Horticulture, sugar beet support, lamb price surge, Red Tractor cereals, Covid, mental health, farm charity beer, & #MindYourHead week
  5. 13.
    Early retirement scheme, lump sum support payments, new entrants, lambing students, store cattle prices, Countryside Stewardship, & Farmers Weekly Award winners
  6. 14.
    Worrying rise in dog attacks on sheep, how to eat fit for farming, commodity prices, ELMs and environmental delays, & Farmers Weekly awards preview
  7. 15.
    National Trust threat to family farm, Red Tractor pros & cons, how best to manage flood water, calf prices, marathon for #Run1000, & Pub Yields podcast
  8. 16.
    Ban on dirty tractor exports, ELM payments and costs, Brexit meat and livestock backlog, fury at vegan 'milk' ads, & prospects for farm shows in 2021
  9. 17.
    Muddy mayhem in the Covid countryside, Brexit red tape hits farm supplies, farm invention competition, flood proposals 'could decimate farms', & #Run1000
  10. 18.
    Oxford Farming Conference, gene-editing, Brexit deal, 2021 outlook, hare coursing, Helmut Claas tribute, & New Year Honours
  11. 19.
    Clampdown on modern slavery in UK farming, Red Tractor, British & Irish beef, Brexit, farming filmsets, new FW editor, & bumper year for farm shops
  12. 20.
    Flood-hit farmer v Environment Agency, hill farming future, natural capital, Red Tractor, dairy bull calves, AHDB strategy, & potato waste fertiliser
  13. 21.
    Money for ELMs, new entrants, early retirement scheme, live exports, post-Brexit trade, young farmers & Drive-Thru Nativity
  14. 22.
    ELMs sneak preview, JCB electric telehandler, natural capital, regenerative agriculture, Groundswell Agronomy, 'car crash' cattle accidents, legal action against bank, on-farm cricket centre
  15. 23.
    Sugar beet virus yellows, 'Mutually Assured Farm Destruction', livestock antibiotics, how dairy farmers can cut methane, & Hollywood farm trailer advert
  16. 24.
    Special Episode: Brexit, Butter & Beef - Defra secretary George Eustice hits back over 'laughable' no-deal claims
  17. 25.
    Machinery dealer shake-up, lower Basic Payments, oilseed rape, ELMs, methane, Net Zero farming, regenerative agriculture, & myth-busting glyphosate
  18. 26.
    Defra plan to ban fertiliser, Government U-turn on food standards, Lockdown 2.0, What US election means for UK farmers, AHDB consumer trends, &Young Farmer awards
  19. 27.
    Where next for Red Tractor farm assurance? Protests over food standards, flood-hit farmer one-year on, market prices, & insects for animal feed
  20. 28.
    Red Tractor chair must resign, say farmers; regenerative agriculture; British beef exports; straw prices; & Britain's Fittest Farmers
  21. 29.
    Farm fires, BBC bias, footpath diversions, food standards, Agriculture Bill, sheep sales, & Young Farmerados
  22. 30.
    Grain quality dispute, Agriculture Bill, Livestock Information Service, blueprint for farmed environment, & #AgMentalHealthWeek
  23. 31.
    Beef 'carbon tax', grain market prospects, future of AHDB Horticulture, Bovine TB special, Britain's Fittest Farmer, & National Harvest Festival
  24. 32.
    Wet autumn worries, wheat drilling dates, weather outlook, market prices, pig prospects, Donald Trump and US farmers, & robotic grain meter
  25. 33.
    Net Zero, carbon-friendly farming, soil health, Brexit agri-food uncertainty, & British lamb barbecue
  26. 34.
    Badger cull, Hotel California Brexit, fair deal for dairy farmers, latest market prices, & world's largest monthly farm machinery auction
  27. 35.
    Special Episode: AHDB chairman Nicholas Saphir outlines timetable for 'root and branch' reform of levy board
  28. 36.
    Back British Farming Day, family farms, Brexit, challenging Yorkshire harvest, AHDB reform, & Britain's most expensive broadband
  29. 37.
    Countryside stewardship, sugar beet contracts, no-deal Brexit lamb compensation, bovine tuberculosis vaccine, & rally driving farmer
  30. 38.
    Food security, Defra targets farm pollution, milk and dairy alternatives, harvest update, & 100 episodes of the Dewing Grain Podcast
  31. 39.
    £1m combine harvester, breeding sheep sales, oilseed rape dilemma, wheat and barley, & Prince Charles backs new farm charity
  32. 40.
    Fertiliser explosion, farm thefts, spring barley harvest, min-till and cover crops, & wool petition
  33. 41.
    Three-crop rule scrapped, food imports, challenging harvest, planning reform benefits, & BBC Countryfile
  34. 42.
    Wheat harvest, new TB test trial, electric 4x4s, rising lamb prices, & farm safety figures
  35. 43.
    Farm safety week, dairy costings, rural crime, animal health and welfare, environmental stewardship, & straw prices
  36. 44.
    Hydrogen tractors, oilseed rape harvest, AHDB rebels, autumn sales innovation, market prices & comment
  37. 45.
    Barley harvest, trade and agriculture commission, AHDB commodity outlook, market prices, & farm safety apps
  38. 46.
    Have your say on ELMs, cabbage stem flea beetle, worthless wool, farm investment, market prices, & drive-thru strawberries.
  39. 47.
    Huge support for farmers, rethinking rotations, land prices, small abattoirs, machinery sales, & Black Lives Matter
  40. 48.
    Wheat harvest prospects, food standards, ram sales, coronavirus insurance, & World Gin Day
  41. 49.
    Killer cows, cereal varieties, red meat revival, mobile phone offences, & pizza with the Henry Plumb Foundation
  42. 50.
    Drought fears, gene-editing, new season lamb, fertiliser prices, Strategic Farm Week, & Jersey potatoes

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